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Janesville Aces end 12-game slide

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Gazette Staff
July 6, 2009
— Tom Klawitter helped the Janesville Aces snap a 12-game losing streak Sunday afternoon.

Klawitter fired a complete-game one-hitter to lead Janesville’s semi-pro baseball team to a 9-2 win over Oshkosh in Wisconsin State League play.


Oshkosh came back to win the second game, 2-0.


Janesville (4-14) banged out 17 hits in game one to give Klawitter plenty of support. Klawitter struck out eight and was aided by three Janesville first-inning runs.


The Aces managed only two hits in losing the second game. Pete Loizzo suffered the loss despite pitching a complete-game three-hitter.


(First Game)


JANESVILLE 9, OSHKOSH 2

Janesville 300 024 0—9 17 2


Oshkosh 010 100 0—2 1 0


Tom Klawitter and Heyerdahl; Schmitz and Heinkel.


Leading hitters—D’Marco (J) 4x4, Yaucher (J) 2x4, Smith (J) 2x4, Heyerdahl (J) 3x4, T.J. Klawitter (J) 3x4. 2B—D’Marco (J) 2, Smith (J), Heyerdahl (J). 3B—Yaucher (J).


SO—Klawitter (J) 8, Schmitz (O) 5. BB—Klawitter 3, Schmitz 2.


(Second Game)


OSHKOSH 2, JANESVILLE 0

Janesville 000 000 0—0 2 2


Oshkosh 000 011 x—2 3 1


Loizzo (J) and Bronkema; Kannenberg and Derocha.


Leading hitters—Derocha (O) 2x3. 3B—Fuhrman (J), Fadnes (O).


SO—Loizzo (J) 7, Kannenberg (O) 4. BB—Loizzo 3, Kannenberg 1.



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